New Data Transformation Studio Makes its Debut

The University Libraries is excited to announce the recent launch of our new Data Transformation Studio. Located in Room 3010 of Newman Library, the space is equipped with technology and expertise to support students concerned with research replication.   The DT Studio provides a test-bed environment for working through forensic recovery processes, specifically aimed at… Read more »

Fusion Studio Team Wins Big at ICAT

Collaboration and innovation takes place daily in Room 2038 of Newman Library.   The Fusion Studio provides a unique space for undergraduate groups working on long-term interdisciplinary projects. One of these groups, Octivs, received two awards at the Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology (ICAT) Creativity and Innovation Day on May 1, 2017.   Octivs’… Read more »

Spaces Changing at the University Libraries

Libraries all over the world are adapting to changes in research and educational practices by shifting into highly collaborative and technological destinations. The University Libraries continue to lead the way by changing our spaces and resources to meet the needs that have emerged across campus.   As part of Virginia Tech’s Creativity and Innovation District,… Read more »

The Mapping the Fourth of July exhibit is open through July 31

Now through July 31, visit the second floor of Newman Library and enjoy the newest exhibit, Mapping the Fourth of July.   Mapping the Fourth of July is a website that allows anyone to explore the fascinating history of the American Civil War. Users can read, transcribe, and analyze actual Civil War era documents to… Read more »

FAQs | Newman Library Reorganization Project

What’s happening on the 4th floor of Newman Library? As part of the university’s Beyond Boundaries initiative and in support of the Destination Areas, the University Libraries have been incorporated into the proposed Innovation Corridor. Space on the 4th floor of Newman Library has been allocated for that purpose and in the coming year, will… Read more »

VT News: New academic offerings at Virginia Tech for the 2016-17 year

Virginia Tech has exciting new offerings for students in the 2016-17 academic year, including programs, curriculum revisions, resources, and spaces. The University Libraries has several new offerings in Newman Library: The 3D Design Studio, a 3-D printing center on the second floor that is free to use. Fusion Studio, a new interdisciplinary workspace for long-term… Read more »

10 Things You Should Know About the University Libraries

Berry trees in front of Newman Library

In celebration of National Library Week, we’re listing off 10 things about Virginia Tech’s University Libraries you might not know, but should.   1) If you’re running between classes and don’t have time to search the stacks, Newman Library offers Book Running services. You can submit a request to check out a book via Addison,… Read more »

3D Design Studio | Photos

students using 3d printer

As of March 1, the 3D Design Studio is open! Well, kinda. They’re in soft launch mode, but we were able to sneak in for a few photos before the grand opening!   Come visit us after spring break for the official opening!